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Wednesday, July 1, 2015

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – The rig count in Ohio’s Utica shale nudged upward to 20 during the week ended June 27, according to the latest report from the Ohio Department of Natural Resources’ weekly oil and gas activity update. The rig count was 19 the previous week, ODNR reported. Meanwhile, ODNR issued eight horizontal well permits […]

Wednesday, July 1, 2015

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio — Citizens Bank, which has four offices in the Mahoning Valley, announced Tuesday that it has provided a $1 million line of credit to a microlender, the Economic and Community Development Institute, so it can extend loans that range from $500 to $350,000 to small businesses and entrepreneurs throughout Ohio. The branches of […]

Tuesday, June 30, 2015

Tuesday, June 30, 2015

Tuesday, June 30, 2015

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – The 17th annual Youngstown State University Summer Festival of the Arts will take place on  and around the YSU campus  from 10 a.m. to  6 p.m. July 11 and 11 a.m.  until 5 p.m. July 12. The annual festival, which will again feature the artists’ marketplace, live entertainment and family activities, is […]

Tuesday, June 30, 2015

NEW WATERFORD, Ohio — A once-thriving pottery in Columbiana County is back in business, thanks to a California-based investor and one of the most recognized coffee retailers in the world. “It takes a lot more than you can imagine,” says Ulrich Honighausen, CEO of Hausenware Inc., based in Sonoma, Calif. “We just keep going step […]

Tuesday, June 30, 2015

MARIETTA, Ohio – U.S. Rep. Bill Johnson applauded yesterday’s announcement by the Supreme Court of its ruling in Michigan v. EPA. The high court, in its 5-4 decision, ruled the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency should have considered costs to utilities before determining whether to set limits for toxic air pollutants back in 2011. “When agencies […]

Tuesday, June 30, 2015

VIENNA TOWNSHIP, Ohio– The U.S. Federal Aviation Administration has awarded $2.1 million to the Western Reserve Port Authority for updates and improvements at Youngstown-Warren Regional Airport, which the port authority operates. The funds were made available through the U.S. Department of Transportation. The funding is part of the FAA grant the airport has been expecting […]

Tuesday, June 30, 2015

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio — All over the world, people want to ensure that their keepsakes and mementos are protected properly and displayed handsomely. Often, they turn to a small company here to make that happen. For decades, Carney Plastics Inc. has manufactured custom display cases for hobbyists and collectors and today produces plastic parts for industrial […]

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